Athlete of the Week
Monday, April 22, 2013
Freshman softball player Katie Kratzer has been named the Penn College Athlete of the Week for the period ending Apr. 21. In the teams' only games of the week against Penn State Scranton, Kratzer was a perfect 8 for 8 with seven RBI and seven runs. Included in those hits were two triples giving her a 1.500 slugging percentage. The Lady Wildcats swept Scranton 15-2 and 21-2.
Kratzer is having a strong rookie season hitting .429 (33-77) with 15 RBI and 11 extra-base hits. Her efforts have helped Penn College to eight wins overall and six in the Penn State University Athletic Conference.
Next up, Kratzer and the Lady Wildcats travel to Penn State Schuylkill for a 2 p.m. doubleheader on Wednesday, Apr. 24.